football

Del Oro dismantles Franklin

LOOMIS — If there was any doubt Del Oro High football is back after two convincing road wins against perennial powers, the Golden Eagles dispelled it in their home opener Friday ...

He has a ball making the call

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part II, come back Monday. On a good night, Dan Costello will get home arou ...

Another crack at Casa Roble

In years past, Placer High’s clash with Casa Roble tonight in Orangevale would have little meaning in the long term. After the Sac-Joaquin Section amended its playoff format, ton ...

Colfax, Placer freshmen win big

Justin Kotey and Austin Mulderrig both rushed for over 100 yards and each scored a pair of touchdowns to help power the Colfax frosh football team past Union Mine, 41-6, Thursday n ...

Rams too much for Placer

Take away Tristan Baer and Placer High and Casa Roble were just about even on the football field at Le Febvre Stadium. Baer was the difference maker for the Rams, catching four to ...

Colfax tops Union Mine, 31-16

DIAMOND SPRINGS – Colfax High’s Falcons shook off a slow start here Friday to come from behind a post a 31-16 non-league football win over Union Mine. The Falcons trailed 9-0 ...

Rams provide a tough test

By Staff Just over one year ago, the Placer High football team watched Casa Roble turn four turnovers into a comeback win in Orangevale as the young Hillmen learned a tough less ...

Del Oro freshmen roll past Enochs

Del Oro’s Tanner Huber rushed for three touchdowns and Jake Jackson recorded three quarterback sacks and a pass interception along with adding another score as Del Oro’s frosh ...

Cardinal Newman drubs Golden Eagles

It will be back to the drawing board this week for the Del Oro High football team after suffering a tough season home opener loss last week at the hands of a strong opponent. The G ...

Sierra grinds down San Francisco

ROCKLIN —Paul Vassallo was wrapping up an impressive football career at Bishop Manogue High in Reno when City College of San Francisco beat Sierra College in the NorCal champions ...

Eagles shot down by Cardinal Newman

LOOMIS — After a promising opening drive, it was nothing but continued frustration for the Del Oro High football team Saturday night. The Golden Eagles scored on their first pos ...

Hillmen denied in overtime

ROSEVILLE — After well over three hours on the football field Friday night, Joey Montoya had seen enough of James Nunley and the Woodcreek High team. The Placer coach didn’t he ...

Big plays are back for Colfax

COLFAX — Big plays — something missing from the Colfax High football team’s repertoire in a season opening loss in Idaho last week — stepped to the forefront for the Falcon ...

Bruins bull over Calaveras

LAKE OF THE PINES — In football, fullbacks usually play one of two roles. Either they’re lead blockers for the quicker halfbacks running behind them, or they’re carrying the ...

Pyle sparks Wildfires to 42-0 rout of Delhi

FORESTHILL — The Foresthill High football team marked its first victory of the season with a smashing 42-0 win over Delhi Friday night. Sebastian Stadium was in pandemonium afte ...